The programs listed on this page are sponsored by St. Mary’s Good Samaritan unless otherwise noted. The programs are free and open to anyone in the community, unless otherwise noted.
Classes & Seminars
Infant Feeding & Car Seat Safety Class
Vericose Vein Screening
Call 1-888-257-6098 for a complete up-to-date listing of classes and schedules.
Sibling Class: Preparing for the new baby
SMGSI-Sponsored Support Groups & Classes
Breast Cancer Support Group
When: 6 pm on the 4th Wednesday of each month
Where: Good Samaritan Regional Health Center - 1 Good Samaritan Way
Cancer Support Group
For patients and family members dealing with the impact of cancer
When: 6:30 pm on the 4th Thursday of each month
Where: Auditorium, St. Mary’s Hospital, 400 N. Pleasant Ave., Centralia
Contact: Radiation Oncology Department 618-436-8548
Diabetes Self-Management Education Program
Nutrition and health information for diabetics and their loved ones. A doctor's order is required to attend this program. Call 618-899-2085 for more information or learn more here.
Diabetes Education and Support Group
Nutrition and health information for diabetics and their loved ones. For more information, call 618-899-2085.
Look Good, Feel Better
Look Good Feel Better is a program sponsored by the American Cancer Society and made possible by a collaboration between top cosmetic companies. Women undergoing cancer treatment are invited to come to this free program and learn hands-on techniques on personal care during cancer treatment. Each woman who attends will receive a free cosmetic kit. Licensed beauty professionals provide demonstrations and answer questions. Call 1-888-257-6098 for a complete up-to-date listing of classes.
Stroke Support Group
When: 9:30 - 11 am on the 2nd Thursday of each month
Where: Good Samaritan, 1 Good Samaritan Way, Mt. Vernon, IL
Phone: 1-888-257-6098 for more details
Other Health Events at SMGSI LocationAlanon
Sponsored by Alanon
When: 8-9 pm every Thursday
Where: Classroom #2 (Lower Level) at St. Mary's Hospital, 400 N. Pleasant, Centralia
Sponsored by Alcoholics Anonymous
- Mondays 10:15 - 11:45 am held in Classroom #2 (Lower Level)
- Tuesdays 8 - 9 pm held in Doctor’s Hall (Lower Level)
- Thursdays 10:15 - 11:45 am held in Classroom #2 (Lower Level)
- Thursdays 7:45 - 9:30pm held in Doctor’s Hall (Lower Level)
- Saturdays 11:45 am - 1:15 pm held in Doctor’s Hall (Lower Level)
Where: St. Mary's Hospital, 400 N. Pleasant, Centralia
Sponsored by Narcotics Anonymous
When: 6-7:30 pm on Thursdays
and 6-7:30 pm on Sundays
Where: Doctor’s Hall (Lower Level) at St. Mary's Hospital, 400 N. Pleasant, Centralia